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Gourmet Food Service on Campus with our Commercial Cookery and Hospitality students

Gourmet Food Service on Campus with our Commercial Cookery and Hospitality students

Our Commercial Cookery apprentices put their skills to a fast-paced test with an on-campus restaurant service early last week. Food was prepared in the commercial kitchens on campus by the 3rd-year apprentices who are completing Certificate III in Commercial Cookery, with all restaurant services provided by our students enrolled in Certificate III in Hospitality.

Supporting our community with Certificate I in Transition Education students

Supporting our community with Certificate I in Transition Education students

On campus today, students in the Certificate I in Transition Education class planted Australian native trees as part of a volunteering project for Planet Ark’s National Tree Day

Wodonga TAFE is supporting Jeans for Genes day!

Wodonga TAFE is supporting Jeans for Genes day!

Friday 7th August Wodonga TAFE is supporting Jeans for Genes day!

Every minute, 12 children across the globe are born with a birth defect or incurable genetic disease; by supporting Jeans for Genes we can help the Children’s Medical Research Institute find cures for children’s genetic diseases.

Creative skills and teamwork for face mask production on campus

Creative skills and teamwork for face mask production on campus

Staff from our Education and Vocational Skills department turned their skills and creativity into making protective face masks last week, with a production session on the go in the Fashion Design studio.

Congrats to Tony Hewett – nominated for Vocational Student of the Year in the 2020 Victorian Training Awards

Congrats to Tony Hewett – nominated for Vocational Student of the Year in the 2020 Victorian Training Awards

Tony has been nominated for Vocational Student of the Year in this year’s Victorian Training Awards, and completed Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance with Wodonga TAFE in 2019. 

Congrats to Simon Watts – nominated for Vocational Student of the Year in the 2020 Victorian Training Awards

Congrats to Simon Watts – nominated for Vocational Student of the Year in the 2020 Victorian Training Awards

Simon studied the Diploma of Community Services with Wodonga TAFE, and was awarded as a ‘2019 Student of the Year’ at our Celebration of Achievement Awards late last year.

Spotlight on Tilly Waite – life-long learner and Wodonga TAFE’s ‘Teacher of the Year’ 2019

Spotlight on Tilly Waite – life-long learner and Wodonga TAFE’s ‘Teacher of the Year’ 2019

Congratulations to Tilly Waite, who has been nominated for the 2020 Victorian Training Awards for ‘Teacher/Trainer of the Year’.

Be a Personal Trainer and more!

Be a Personal Trainer and more!

By building on the Certificate III in Fitness (Fitness Instructor level), the Certificate IV in Fitness is the qualification you need to step out further, as a Personal Trainer and more. 

Kids on Campus – still open for business and still taking enrolments!

Kids on Campus – still open for business and still taking enrolments!

Our Kids on Campus Early Learning Centre is still operating, and we welcome all our enrolled children into our daily programs. We assure you, our families and community, that we are working hard to continue to provide a safe and hygienic environment for you and your children to attend.

Congratulations to former Landscaping Apprentice Ryan Leman on his 2020 Apprentice of the Year - Victorian Training Awards nomination!

Congratulations to former Landscaping Apprentice Ryan Leman on his 2020 Apprentice of the Year - Victorian Training Awards nomination!

Congratulations to former Wodonga TAFE Certificate III in Landscape Construction (AHC30916) Apprentice Ryan Leman, who has been nominated for the 2020 Victorian Training Awards for Apprentice of the Year! Ryan is currently working for Stuart Gordon Landscaping & Paving Specialists as a Foreman, having completed his apprenticeship in July 2019.

Midyear AND Free TAFE – what a great opportunity!

Midyear AND Free TAFE – what a great opportunity!

Time’s running out to get yourself started in a midyear course – but there’s still some great opportunities available. Some of these courses are also part of the FREE TAFE* initiative – check out the course list to find the course you’re interested in.

2020 Student Outcomes Survey: Have your say about training

2020 Student Outcomes Survey: Have your say about training

Did you complete training with us in 2019? If so, you may be invited to participate in the National Student Outcomes Survey, Australia’s largest survey of VET students.

Free online workshops from Small Business Victoria

Free online workshops from Small Business Victoria

Build your skills in small business now with these workshops specifically designed for Victorian-based businesses. The workshops are currently being delivered for free, online via Zoom.

Wodonga Skills and Jobs workshops

Wodonga Skills and Jobs workshops

The Wodonga Skills and Jobs Centre – operated from Wodonga TAFE – offers a range of services to help you get back into the job market.
The professional Skills and Jobs team offers individuals and businesses support with their employment opportunities, career-building and mapping, job-seeking services, and much more!

Congrats to Corey Taylor – hands-on in newspaper production!

Congrats to Corey Taylor – hands-on in newspaper production!

Corey is a student in the Certificate III in Print Communications at Wodonga TAFE and has already been hands-on in a successful media production role.

Are you thinking about starting a course midyear?

Are you thinking about starting a course midyear?

There are lots of reasons for people to start something new - such as enrolling in a course - midway through the year. Do YOU need a reason? 

Julie Kettyle – Pastry Chef Winner

Julie Kettyle – Pastry Chef Winner

Huge congrats to one of our past students, Julie Kettyle – pastry chef extraordinaire! Julie recently received notification of her success in being awarded an Australian Overseas Foundation scholarship and is excitedly planning her travel itinerary for when international borders re-open.

New Initiative to keep Apprentices and Trainees Learning

New Initiative to keep Apprentices and Trainees Learning

Minister for Training and Skills and Higher Education, the Hon Gayle Tierney MP, announced the Retrenched Apprentices and Trainees Program, a collaboration with the Apprenticeship Employment Network.

 

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